The Creamer & Sugar Bowl are in excellent condition for being very old.
There are no cracks, major or minor damage or any other chips.
There is some slight wear from over a hundred years of use and being displayed. The gold gilding and hand painted flowers are in great shape. The front has two shades of orange octagon flowers with dark greenery. The sugar has a butterfly on the time. The top of the sugar and the rim area of the sugar and creamer are bright yellow. The backs have one deeper orange flower. Gold accents are on both pieces.
The bottom is marked in the green "Noritake M and Made in Japan".
This style of Creamer & Sugar Bowl was made for export by the Japanese manufactures after the Japanese Government opened its borders for trade at the end of the 19th Century.
This would be an awesome addition to any collection or home.
Creamer stands 3 inches high and 4 1/8 inches from handle to spout wide
The Sugar Bowl is 3 12 inches high and 5 12 inches wide handle tip to handle tip.
No chips,nicks or crazing.
*VINTAGE NOTE: Please remember that this item has already had a previous life. Therefore, there might be the occasional imperfection. Although I take great care to describe any flaws and provide all the correct information about the age and details about the vintage items, I'm not a expert antique dealer.
VINTAGE STOCK # 963
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